Laxative. Dean Chen June 4, 2008. Type of laxative. Bulk-producing agents Stool softeners / Surfactants Lubricants / Emollient Stimulant / Irritant Saline (consider a hydrating agent). Types (continue). Hydrating agents (osmotics) One more :Hyperosmotic agents
June 4, 2008
Hydrating agents (osmotics)
Colace Stool Softener Laxative Capsules 50 Mg - 30 Each
Active ingredient Docusate Sodium (50 mg).
Dosage form: Capsules
List Price $11.56
MiraLAX Laxative Powder 7-Day - 4.1 oz (119 g)
Active ingredient Polyethylene Glycol 3350, 17 g (cap filled to line).
Dosage form is powder
List Price $8.35
Stir and dissolve in 4 to 8 oz of liquid
Use once a day
Metamucil Apple Crisp Natural Fiber Wafers - 24